DC Outdoors/ Program Specialist Allen Blizel

This week on Door County Outdoors, we had a conversation about commercial and charter fishing with Program Specialist Allen Blizel from the DNR office in Sturgeon Bay. In the last 25 years, the number of commercial fishing licenses have diminished from 150 to currently 56 boats on Lake Michigan. Blizel says that licensed commercial fisherman had a good year in 2013…[Audio clip: view full post to … Continue reading

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Clippers Softball Plays Opener

The Sturgeon Bay softball team opened their season with two games at Riverside Park in Green Bay on Monday.  The Clippers beat Green Bay West 10-4 in the first game as Hailey Benesh (WP), Jackie Herlache and Molly Bordeau all pitched.  Natalie Marchant, Paige Kramer, Emilie Jorns-Frisque and Rachel Miller all had 2 hits while Marissa Ehlers doubled and Benesh tripled. Sturgeon Bay and Green … Continue reading

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Ask Thrivent Financial/ Savings Match

The Door County Team for Thrivent Financial & Financial Consultant Grace Rossman present Ask Thrivent Financial on Tuesdays & Thursdays at 9:55AM & 4:55PM on WDOR.  The topic of this program- Your boss won’t match your savings….now what?  Click the play button to listen. [Audio clip: view full post to listen] Thrivent Financial for Lutherans and its respective associates and employees cannot provide legal, accounting, or tax advice … Continue reading

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Brewers Postponed Monday

The Milwaukee Brewers will have an unexpected day off today as thier game against the Phillies in Philadelphia has been postponed because of rain.  The series opener is now set for Tuesday at 3:05.  The Brewers completed their three game sweep of the Red Sox with a 4-0 win on Sunday.

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McHugh Sets National Record

Not only did Conner McHugh win the 100 Yard Breaststroke event, but he also set a new National record with a time of 53.47 on Thursday Night at the 2014 YMCA Short Course Championships in Greensboro, North Carolina.  Zach Warner of Somerset Valley, NJ finished second in 54.43.  The previous record was held by Christian Higgins of Wilton, CT who swam a 53.69 in 2011.  … Continue reading

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Husby Honored by WBCA

Sturgeon Bay Legion Manager George Husby was honored at the annual Wisconsin Baseball Coaches Association Clinic in February. While leading the Legion team from 1967-70 and from 1981 to present, Husby’s teams have piled up 689 wins and was presented with a 600 victory award plaque.  The other plaque is for 50 years of overall coaching.  Since 1963, Husby has coached Little League, Stars of … Continue reading

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Braves Shutout Brewers

Atlanta beat Milwaukee 1-0 at Miller Park on Wednesday.  The Braves won the three game series by taking the final two.  Matt Garza made his first start in a Brewers uniform and had a no hitter going until Chris Johnson hit a solo home run with two outs in the seventh inning.  Garza said he made one critical mistake… [Audio clip: view full post to … Continue reading

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DC Outdoors/ Fisheries Biologist Tammy Paoli

Last Saturday on Door County Outdoors we were joined by Fisheries Biologist Tammy Paoli from the Peshtigo office of the Wisconsin DNR.  Paoli told us that their Fall index shocking surveys show that 2013 was a record year class for walleyes, even exceeding the record 2003 year class. Paoli says that a slow warm in spring is critical for walleyes….[Audio clip: view full post to … Continue reading

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Braves beat Brewers

Atlanta beat Milwaukee 5-2 on Tuesday Night at Miller Park.  Carlos Gomez homered and scored twice for the Brewers while Aramis Ramirez and Jonathon Lucroy had 2 hits.  Kyle Lohse took the loss as the Braves hit three home runs.  The same two teams play the series finale on Wednesday with our coverage beginning at 11:35 on 93.9FM WDOR.

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Ask Thrivent Financial/ Estate Trouble

The Door County Team for Thrivent Financial & Financial Consultant Grace Rossman present Ask Thrivent Financial on Tuesdays & Thursdays at 9:55AM & 4:55PM on WDOR.  The topic of this program- Estate Trouble.  Click the play button to listen. [Audio clip: view full post to listen]Thrivent Financial for Lutherans and its respective associates and employees cannot provide legal, accounting, or tax advice or services. Work with your Thrivent … Continue reading

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